Time.

“Time heals”   said love. As she wrapped herself around me, and promised a better future. Overtime, I’ve learned the true power of time. I’ve learned to trust it. It sometimes feels like it’s working against us, but once we harness its power we learn to co-exist with it. Time has also taught me the…

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Defined Love.

So this is love?   One that exist within me. One that doesn’t need reassurance from others.   Wow.   It’s beautiful. It’s amazing how this body now carries a healed soul. I intend to care for it. Nourish it. Love it. Cherish it.   This carrier will continue to strengthen this soul until it…

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Broken/healed.

She cried so much– too much, for you. Wishing these days would not be as blue.   She prayed her heart would heal itself. As life split apart on an open shelf.     Yes, you may be heartbroken by family, partners, or friends. But the beautiful thing about the human body is its capability…

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Honey Coated Throats.

We loved like the world would end.   We laughed like our lungs would collapse.   We sang like our throats was coated in honey.   We danced like our legs were lit on fire.   We existed as if our lives shared one soul.       ©aishaadams2020     Pinterest Photo  

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Ancient Prophecy.

My dark, sultry, skin is never neglected. Filled with melanin– divinely connected.   Beautiful black people love your earth tones, for they are staples of ancient thrones.   The original emperors were dipped in pure soil. Our lands and empires were rich in gold and oil.   Now,   our own kings fight against each…

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Rain Showers.

When the rain falls, I study drops on my windows hoping that I could flow as effortlessly as they do.   When the rain falls I cup my hands to catch them, felling it drip through fingers to tap on my shoes.   When the rain falls I feel it fall on my scalp, my…

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November Nights.

On nights like this, this heart trembles. Pounding the door that holds my peace. Fear– with fists closed, violates the walls I put up for myself.   I wish I did not let her in.   But on nights like this, I hold the door open. Knowing she will slip through and give me something…

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Gaia.

Pink petals float gently into mama gaia defying gravity– becoming a part her cycle.   Gentle water trickles past pebbles and moss to join something unending– becoming air, water, and earth.   Fruitful trees planted on sweet mother earth, aged in love– becoming our life source.   Yet,   Earth burns vigorously and we breathe…

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Healed Beauty

I gazed at myself. Legs intertwined in front of a spotted mirror.   I could not see.   So my own hands caught tears from swollen eyes and wiped distorted mirrors until   an image of beauty appeared. Life is transformative. Always changing, always evolving. When you focus on the present and engage in the…

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I Let You Go.

I let you go  escape my heart clear my mind free my spirit strengthen my soul.   I let you go away from me away from us away away away. A little piece from a project that’s coming out soon. This year has taught me the power of standing my ground. Self love isn’t just…

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